How To Drill A Hole In Glass: Recycled Bottle-Turned-Lamp

How to Cut Holes In Glass To Make a Recycled Bottle Lamp at www.happyhourprojects.com

So if you haven’t noticed lately, I’m all about the re-purposing lately.  I love it!  I’ve got another repurposed glass bottle project to show you today, and I’m going to show you how easy it is to cut a hole in a glass bottle with a Dremel rotary tool so that you can wire it to become… Continue Reading…

Unwinding with Skinnygirl Low Calorie Popcorn

Skinny Girl Popcorn #SkinnyGirlSnacks #CollectiveBias #shop

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. Please tell me it doesn’t make me a bad mom to look forward to bedtime.  Seriously.  I love those kids, but man… I look forward to unwinding from the day with shows with British chefs and a bowl of… Continue Reading…

Share Photos with the #SeahorseApp

Photo Sharing Made Easy with the Seahorse Photo App #SeahorseApp

So I would imagine that a lot of you are experiencing what I am with your extended families… as we lose our matriarchs and patriarchs, people are drifting apart a little.  My family is mostly in Michigan, but we’re all spread out.  I lost touch with my aunts, uncles and cousins for about 10 years… Continue Reading…

Framing Up Fall Fashion With VSP Direct

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I’m so thankful that VSP Direct has sponsored this post and set me up with in individual eye care insurance plan!  Since making the leap from working my day job to working from home to spend more time with my kids, insurance has been a touchy subject.  I’ve never been responsible for getting my own… Continue Reading…

Captain America Movie Treat Boxes with M&M’s Movie Mix #HeroesEatMMs

Captain America Movie Treat Boxes at www.happyhourprojects.com #HeroesEatMMs #CollectiveBias #shop

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. I’m a mom of little kids, which means we rarely get to the theater to see a movie.  We always mean to, we want to, we plan to, and then someone gets sick, we can’t find a sitter…… Continue Reading…

Dry Mornings are Happy Mornings

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I want to thank GoodNites* TRU-FIT* for sponsoring this post and introducing me to their nighttime underwear.  I know this is a stage that passes with kids, and this absorbent underwear has made our nights drier and less stressful until it does!  Raya doesn’t want to wake up wet.  I don’t want her to wake… Continue Reading…

Fall Flavors and Fiestas: New Bud Light Lime Apple-Ahhh-Rita

Taste of Autumn: Bud Light Lime Apple-Ahhh-Rita at www.happyhourprojects.com

Disclosure: Compensation was provided by Anheuser Busch via Mode Media. The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of Anheuser Busch. Fall is right around the corner – I could feel it this weekend!  We went from 90 degrees down to 70, just like that…. Continue Reading…

12 Breakfast-for-Dinner Ideas Fresh From Your Oven

12 Breakfast For Dinner Ideas From the Oven at www.happyhourprojects.com

Today’s recipe collection is brought to you by Foodie.com. I think one of life’s great joys is breakfast for dinner.  Don’t you think?  It’s especially a great time to make those great baked recipes that take an hour or so, because sometimes baking something for an hour (or even 30 minutes) isn’t easy first thing… Continue Reading…